This is Pitch In Week in Brooks. Do your part to make sure the community always looks its best, and pick up liter and garbage.
On Wednesday, April 25th Brooks Composite High are hosting the second annual charity “celebrity vs. students” basketball game at 6pm at BCHS. The celebrities include members of fire department, ems, and police, and they will be playing various members of our school basketball teams. It is a two dollar entry and there will be raffle prizes, bake sale, and concession. The games are high energy and filled with high spirits. We are inviting the entire community to this event for a fun time and community bonding.
Newell Recycling will be hosting a pancake breakfast on Saturday, April 28th from 9 am to 11 pm at the recycling facility on Veiner Road. Along with taking your regular recyclables from electronics to fluorescent bulbs, they will be doing paper shredding.
Celebrating Expo Communities with the next dinner set for Friday, May 4th at the JBS Canada Centre. Brooks will be honouring Gem. Tickets are available at any municipal office.
Run where only the Dinosaurs have roamed before. The Annual Brooks Rotary Dinosaur Park Pump it Up run is set for Saturday, May 5th at Dinosaur Park. This is a family event, challenging enough for the experienced runner, yet enjoyable for those who want to walk the route. There is the 3K, 5K and the 10km course which takes runners on the restricted access loop where the general public is normally only allowed via bus tour. Register now at pumpitup.eidnet.ca.
On Saturday, May 25th The City of Brooks invites you to join them for a FREE family Outdoor Movie Night at the Duke of Sutherland Park. Come down at 8pm for Games and Puzzles provided by the Drug Task Force. Popcorn has been generously donated by Landmark Cinema Brooks. The movie, Ferdinand starts at Sunset at 9:30pm. Arrive early to snag your seats! Bring lawnchairs and blankets.